Good Shepherd Finishing School is the only one of its kind in India, imparting technical training for mountaineering. Trained instructors from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering, Uttrakhand are resident staff at the School.
The School has an exclusive 9-hole golf course for the use of students. It is also an institutional member of the Ooty Gymkhana Club facilitating the students to use its international standard Golf Course.
Lawn Tennis, Squash, Shuttle Badminton are the sports in which the students are trained by coaches qualified from National Institute of Sports, India.
Equestrian skills are taught by highly skilled equestrians. A stable of 30 thoroughbred horses are maintained for this purpose.
A heated 25 meter heated swimming pool facility is available in the School, and with female coaches who are trained from the National Institute of Sports, India.
Effective Communication & Personal Development
The entire world revolves around the ability of individual or groups to communicate effectively with other individuals or groups in order that there is productive output for their mutual benefit and the benefits of society at large. Ability to communicate effectively depends upon various factors including different personality types, leadership qualities, interpersonal relationships, management of stress and anger levels which may lead to conflict and so on. In this module, the learners are made to realise the various factors that can make their communication skills more effective and are assisted in creating a balanced and stress-free environment for themselves and for their connections.